This workshop is an introduction to best practices for managing finances for your freelancing career or small business. It will cover how to calculate your cost of doing business, setting rates, invoicing, allowable expenses and what kind of record-keeping to set up for annual income taxes. How to move towards long term financial sustainability by mixing active and passive income streams will also be discussed. Becoming familiar with business basics will help you avoid making serious mistakes and give you more time and energy to be creative! Open only to current SVA juniors, seniors, graduate students and alumni.